Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Key numbers behind his success at Manchester United

We delve into the statistics behind his fantastic start in the Old Trafford hotseat

It came as little surprise to most when Manchester United announced Ole Gunnar Solskjaer had earned the manager's position on a permanent basis.

United's form has dramatically improved since the Norwegian took over on a caretaker basis since Jose Mourinho left the club in December.

The positive results have been laden with goals and an uptick in excitement compared to the previous regime.

We take a dive into the statistics behind Solskjaer's brief but so far successful reign at Old Trafford.

Move through the slideshow above to see the numbers involved.

Can Solskjaer qualify for the Champions League?

He may have been given the job full time but there is still a huge challenge ahead with United sitting fifth in the table, two points behind Arsenal. The top four qualify for the Champions League.

United face Watford on Saturday and have the huge obstacle of Barcelona approaching in the Champions League quarter final.

Other key Premier League fixtures include Manchester City on April 24 and Chelsea on April 28.

Updated: March 28, 2019 02:47 PM